ARCA Plans First Aerospike Engine Space Flight

Credit: Demonstrator: ARCA Space
U.S. startup ARCA Space plans the first spaceflight of an aerospike rocket engine in August. The single-stage Demonstrator 3 vehicle will be launched on a suborbital flight to 100 km (330,000 ft.) altitude from Spaceport America in New Mexico. The flight will test the aerospike engine technology...

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